Monarch

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Monarch is an independent ski area with high elevations, all-natural snowfall, and excellent terrain for all levels.

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Cloud Cover % 90 80 80 80 80 70
12-Hr Snowfall High/Low Alerts Snow
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Cover
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12/7
0-1" Mostly Cloudy
26°F
↓ Base
W 15mph
30mph
70%
0" Mostly Clear
18°F
↓ Base
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25mph
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12/8
0-1" Partly Cloudy
24°F
↓ Base
W 15mph
40mph
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1-3" Snow
20°F
↓ Base
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55mph
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12/9
0-1" Cloudy
24°F
↓ Base
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50mph
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2-4" Snow
15°F
↓ Base
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40mph
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12/10
1-2" Snow
12°F
↓ Base
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40mph
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0-1" Cold
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↓ Base
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35mph
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12/11
0" Sunny
17°F
↓ Base
WNW 20mph
35mph
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0" Clear
16°F
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Forecast Elev: 11,370ft Base Elev: 10,790ft Summit Elev: 11,950ft Updated: 58 minutes ago
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Resort Reported at Sun Dec 5
20°F
Temperature
15mph
Wind Speed
Mid-Mtn at Tuesday Dec 7 @ 2:00am MST
64%
of average for the season
Estimated on Monday Dec 6 @ 5:00am MST
Calculated from 4 SNOTEL sites within 27 miles of Monarch at an average elevation of 10330ft. The data is generated by mountain weather stations near Monarch and is not compiled from official resort measurements. We use weather stations because they update automatically and provide consistent measurements over many decades.
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Snow report provided by SnoCountry
Snow Stake (cleared At 530am)
Snow Stake (cleared At 530am)
Snow Stake (cleared After Storm, 12" Tall)
Snow Stake (cleared After Storm, 12" Tall)
Pioneer Lift Top
Pioneer Lift Top
Base Lodge Looking Up
Base Lodge Looking Up
Base Lodge Looking Down
Base Lodge Looking Down
Mountain View
Mountain View
Monarch Pass Looking West
Monarch Pass Looking West
Avalanche Forecasts are for use by experienced backcountry travelers in uncontrolled sidecountry and backcountry terrain. These forecasts and conditions do not apply to open, in-bounds terrain at ski resorts, which is subject to avalanche control by local resort ski patrol.
Avalanche Danger
Low (1)
Valid Sunday, Dec 5th 5:00pm MST 1 day ago
Until Tuesday, Dec 7th 5:30pm MST

Generally safe avalanche conditions. Watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.

The danger rating shown on the map is just one piece of the avalanche forecast. To get the complete forecast, please view the Sawatch Zone forecast provided by the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.